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by Mildred D. Taylor
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The 1976 winner of the Newbery Medal, this novel tells the story of how the Logan family survives poverty and racism in the rural United States during the Great Depression of the 1930s.
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Topics: LIT.UP, Historical Fiction, C3, Racism--Fiction, LIT, UP, Audiobooks, Chapter Books (Long), Fiction
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by Vonnegut, Kurt
texts
eye 40,686
favorite 4
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In a world where every person is equal, those that exhibit above-average intelligence are kept in check via loud earpieces to distract them from thinking too much.  Suggested Level: LS (Lower Secondary)
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Topics: LIT, LS, LIT.LS, Short Stories, Science Fiction, Mediocrity--Fiction, Gifted persons--Fiction,...
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by De Saint-Exupéry, Antoine, 1900-1944
texts
eye 38,532
favorite 16
comment 2
The story of a little prince from a nearby asteriod and his journey across the universe.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
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Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, C3, Travel--Juvenile fiction, LP, Audiobooks, Chapter Books (Long)
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by Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012)
texts
eye 34,910
favorite 6
comment 2
In a society where all books are burned instead of read, one man will stand up for knowledge and literacy.  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
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Topics: LIT, US, LIT.US, Chapter Books (Short), Science Fiction, Satire, Political Fiction, Book...
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by Lowry, Lois
texts
eye 33,306
favorite 3
comment 0
12 year-old Jonas lives in a society in which everyone is given a job. But when Jonas becomes the receiver of memory, he begins to discover the horrible truth about the society in which he lives.  Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, UP, LIT.UP, C3, Chapter Books (Long), Science Fiction, Ethics--Juvenile fiction, Social...
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texts
eye 24,187
favorite 5
comment 0
Winner of the 1967 Newberry Medal for Outstanding Children's Literature, this classic follows Claudia Kincaid and her younger brother Jimmy as they run away from home to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. While secretly living in the museum, Claudia discovers a famous statue, supposedly carved by Michelangelo. During her investigation into this unique piece of art, Claudia stumbles upon Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, a remarkable old woman who teaches her about life, art and...
Topics: LIT, LIT.UP, Runaway children--Juvenile literature, Art--Juvenile fiction, Metropolitan Museum of...
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by Munsch, Robert N., 1945-
texts
eye 10,704
favorite 1
comment 0
The story of a young princess that learns that looks aren't everything with the help of a dragon, a shallow prince and a paper bag.  Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, LIT.EE, EE, C3, Video, Short stories, Princesses -- Juvenile fiction, Dragons -- Juvenile...
Wishbone was a very popular children's show in the 1990s. Its purpose was to teach children about the joys of reading. The show takes some of the most popular stories of all time and acts them out at a child's level. The protagonist is a young, spunky Jack Russel Terrier named Wishbone. The following episodes are included: Rosie, Oh, Rosie, Oh (Season 1, Episode 4): a re-telling of Romeo and Juliet , the story of two star-crossed lovers from feuding families. Cyranose (Season 1, Episode 7): a...
Topics: Wishbone (Television program), Wishbone (Fictitious character), LIT, LIT.UP, Faust, Wishbone...
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by Twain, Mark, 1835-191
texts
eye 7,877
favorite 2
comment 0
The story of Tom Sawyer, a young man who is an expert at getting what he wants. But when Tom and his best friend Huck stumble onto murderers and thieves, their lives will never be the same. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: Male friendship -- Fiction, Boys -- Missouri -- Juvenile fiction, LIT, LIT.UP, Runaway children --...
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by Camus, Albert, 1913-1960
texts
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favorite 0
comment 0
An existentialist classic about a young man in prison that has little else to do but think of the meaning of life (or lack thereof), and his past crimes. Suggested Reading Level: US (Upper Secondary) OR UG (Undergrad)
Topics: LIT, LIT.US, LIT.UG, Life, Meaning of, Existentialism--Fiction, Isolation--Fiction, Life--Moral and...
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by Eastman, P.D.
movies
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favorite 1
comment 0
A children's classic about a young bird that goes looking for its mother.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, C3, Birds--Fiction, Mothers--Fiction, Motherhood--Juvenile fiction, LP, Fiction,...
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by Clearly, Beverly
audio
eye 6,039
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Leigh Botts, a troubled-elementary schooler, writes to his favorite author Boyd Henshaw for a class assignment--and the reply he receives changes his life.  Two "discs" (files). Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.UP, Family--juvenile fiction, Role models, UP, Audiobooks, Fiction
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movies
eye 5,902
favorite 2
comment 0
A caterpillar transforms into a beautiful butterfly in this classic children's story. Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, LIT.EE, EE, C3, Picture Books, Video, Caterpillars--Fiction, Butterflies--Fiction,...
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by Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan, 1859-1930
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The following is a collection of all the Sherlock Holmes novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. These novels follow the adventures of the world's greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes and his friend and assistant, Dr. John Watson. Over the course of the novels, Holmes uses his above-average observation skills to solve crimes. But when Holmes and Watson come up against Professor Moriarty, a worthy but villainous opponent, will Holmes' intellect be enough to save them? Recommended Titles Include: A...
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Topics: Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character)--Fiction, LIT, US, LIT.US, Private...
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by Curtis, Christopher Paul
audio
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favorite 1
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An African-American family living in Michigan decides to move to the titular city in the American South.  The tragic events they witness in Birmingham itself greatly affect the family as a whole. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: Family--juvenile Fiction, LIT.UP, Urban Violence, Siblings--Juvenile Fiction, C3, UP, Audiobook,...
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by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943
texts
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A young rabbit gets into trouble when he steals vegetables from Mr. McGregor, the farmer next door in this children's classic. Recommended Reading Level: LP (Lower Primary).
Topics: LIT, Rabbits -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, English, Peter Rabbit (Fictitious character),...
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by Barbot de Villeneuve, Gabrielle-Suzanne
texts
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In this classic French fairy tale, a young girl named Belle agrees to be imprisoned by a monstrous Beast to save her father from certain death. But is the Beast what he appears to be, or is there more to him than meets the eye. After all, who could ever learn to love a Beast? Suggested Reading Level: LP (Lower Primary).
Topics: Children's literature, English, Beauty and the beast (Tale), Fairy Tales, Fairy Tales--France,...
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by Martin Jr., Bill
movies
eye 3,840
favorite 1
comment 0
This video provides children with a fun way to learn the alphabet.  Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, EE, LIT.EE, C3, Picture Books, Video, Alphabet books
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by Auld, Michael
texts
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favorite 1
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The story of Anansi, the West African trickster God and his attempt to trick people out of their loot and outwit a witches' curse.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: Fiction, Chapter Books (Short), Fables, Animal Main Character, Spiders--Juvenile fiction, LIT,...
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by McCloskey, Robert
movies
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A literary classic about a family of ducks that find a home in the most unlikely of places. Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LP, LIT.LP, Picture Books, Video, C3, Ducks--Fiction, Boston (Mass.)--Fiction, Caldecott medal...
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by Silverstein, Shel
texts
eye 3,189
favorite 0
comment 0
The story of a young boy and his friend, a tree that will give anything to make him happy.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, C3, Trees--Fiction, Sharing--Fiction, LP, Fiction, Short Stories
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by Finnegan, Ruth
texts
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favorite 2
comment 0
Learn about the tradition of African oral literature in this text, which is widely considered to be one of the most important books written on the subject. Recommended Level: LS (Lower Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LS, Oral Literature, Storytelling--Africa
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by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
texts
eye 2,885
favorite 8
comment 0
An eccentric inventor named Phileas Fogg claims that he can go around the entire world in just 80 days. The result of this claim is a wacky, fast-paced classic that will delight the adventure lover in all of us. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: Fogg, Phileas-- (Literary character), Adventure stories, Voyages, Imaginary -- Fiction, Voyages...
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by Dacre, Charlotte, b. 1782; Matilda, Rosa
texts
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favorite 2
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The beautiful Laurina de Loredani is seduced into adultery by a charming rogue and the impact of her betrayal is far-reaching. Laurina's son, Leonardo flees the city in shame while Victoria (Laurina's daughter) embarks down a dark path of murder, intrigue and sin. This Gothic story shows readers just how easy it is to be seduced into evil. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary) OR UG (Undergrad)
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Topics: LIT, LIT.US, LIT.UG, Adulterers--Fiction, Sin--Biblical teaching--fiction, Devil--Fiction,...
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by Čapek, Karel (1890-1938)
texts
eye 2,558
favorite 0
comment 0
Rossum's Universal Robots: the story of a factory where they make artificial people. But the robots can think for themselves and after a while begin to conspire against their masters.  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, US, LIT.US, Drama (Long), Robots--Drama, Czech drama--20th century, Science Fiction, Games and...
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by Reading rainbow (Television program)
movies
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favorite 1
comment 0
The Reading Rainbow presentation of Badger's Parting Gifts , a book that helps young children deal with the loss of family members or members of the community.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, Death--Juvenile fiction, Legacy--Juvenile fiction, LP, Video, Fiction, Animal Main...
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by Whitney, David
texts
eye 2,036
favorite 2
comment 0
Children's nursery rhymes.
Topics: Nursery rhymes, Nursery rhymes, English, Children's poetry, English, EE, LIT, LIT.EE, C3
A young boy complains about his horrible day.  Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, EE. LIT.EE, C3, Video, Children — Attitudes
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audio
eye 1,996
favorite 0
comment 0
The story of three pigs, who attempt to evade a hungry wolf by building the strongest houses they can.  Suggested Level: EE (Early Education) *To access the audio book, click on HTTPS and download the libravox.zip file.
Topics: LIT, LIT.EE, C3, Three little pigs (Tale), Children's classics, Audiobooks, EE, Fiction
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by Bemelmans, Ludwig
movies
eye 1,996
favorite 0
comment 0
The story of 12 orphan girls living in Paris and one particularly rambunctious girl named Madeline. Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LP, LIT.LP, C3, Picture Books, Video, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, Paris (France)
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by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885
texts
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Les Miserables ("The Miserables" in English) was a novel written by Victor Hugo about the June Rebellion, a failed attempt to overthrow the French government during the summer of 1832. The story follow Jean Valjean- a former convict who starts a new life for himself under an assumed name- and Javert- the rule-following police inspector determined to hunt him down.  Other memorable characters include: Fantine: a working woman that turns to prostitution to pay for her daughter...
Topics: June Rebellion--Literature, Class Struggle--France, Poverty--Literature
Read the following short stories in this collection: Sleeping Beauty, Blue Beard, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast. Recommended Reading Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, C3, Fairy tales
A Somali story in English
Topics: LIT, Somali, Short Stories
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by Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937.
texts
eye 1,422
favorite 2
comment 0
The story of a young boy named Peter who lives forever as a child and his friend Wendy, who he takes with him to a magical land of adventure, pirates, magic and danger. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Never-Never Land (Imaginary place) -- Fiction, Imaginary societies -- Juvenile fiction,...
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by Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
texts
eye 1,349
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William Shakespeare is one of the most famous writers, dramatists and poets of all time. He is thought to have lived in the 1500/1600s in England. The following is a collection of Shakespeare's famous sonnets. Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.US, Sonnets, English, Poetry, English, Love--Poetry, Lust--Poetry, Beauty--Poetry,...
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by Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924
texts
eye 1,319
favorite 3
comment 0
The story of a young girl named Sara who becomes very poor after her father dissapears. She is forced to work as a servant at the school she once attended and is treated horribly, but Sara uses her imagination to escape her less-than-extraordinary life. This story teaches girls that they all have a little but of princess in them. Recommended Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Orphans--Fiction, LIT.UP, Boarding schools--Fiction, London (England)--Fiction, Children's...
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audio
eye 1,311
favorite 0
comment 0
A classic bedtime story about saying goodnight to the world around you.  Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, LIT.EE, C3, Bedtime stories, Children's classics, Audiobooks, EE, Picture Books (Short)
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by Poe, Edgar Allen
texts
eye 1,287
favorite 2
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Edgar Allen Poe (1809-1849) was an American poet and author most famous for his macabre themes. The following is a collection of short stories, poems and literary criticisms and includes such famous works as Annabel Lee, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Raven, The Pit and the Pendulum and the Cask of Amontillado . Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.US, Romantic fiction, Romanticism--Poetry, Poetry, American, Fiction, American,...
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by Bradley, Marion Zimmer
texts
eye 1,210
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comment 0
A feminist re-telling of the events surround the Trojan War. The focus of events shifts to Cassandra, a young girl with the gift of visions bestowed to her by the God Apollo. But do these visions carry a heavy price?  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: Fantasy--1980-1990, Trojan war--Fiction, Cassandra (Legendary character), LIT, US, LIT.US, Chapter...
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by Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942
texts
eye 1,188
favorite 4
comment 0
A young orphan named Anne is adopted by Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert who live in a place called Green Gables. In this coming of age story, Anne discovers her place in the world and her place in a new family. Suggest Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Orphans--Fiction, Friendship--Fiction, Prince Edward Island -- Juvenile fiction, Country life...
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by Edith Nesbit
texts
eye 1,176
favorite 1
comment 0
When their father is taken away by strangers, three children move with their mother to a cottage near a railway station.  Adventure ensues. Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: C3, LIT.UP, Juvenile Fiction, Adventure Stories, Family--juvenile Fiction, UP, LIT, Fiction,...
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by Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992)
texts
eye 1,156
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comment 0
In a battle against super intelligent robots, one man invents the ultimate weapon against automated thinking. But will his discovery be used in the way he intended? Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, US, LIT.US, Short Stories, Science Fiction, Robots--Fiction, Math--Fiction, Games and...
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by Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012)
texts
eye 1,137
favorite 1
comment 0
The story of a group of children that live on Venus, where the Sun only shines once every seven years and the one girl who is ostracized for remembering what it looks like.  Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, UP, LIT.UP, Science Fiction, C3, Short Stories, Bullying--Juvenile fiction, Games and...
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by Pinkwater, Daniel Manus, 1941-
texts
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The story of Mr. Plumbean, who stands up for the right to express himself through the colors on his unusual house. "My house is me and I am in it," he replies. "My house is where I like to be and it looks like all my dreams."  Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, EE, LIT.EE, C3, Video, Individualism -- Juvenile fiction, Expression -- Juvenile fiction
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by Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
texts
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Emily Dickinson was an American poet that published around 1800 poems during her lifetime. Her works are thought to be among the most iconic poems of all time. The following is a collection of her poetry, including the famous works Because I Could Not Stop for Death, Behind Me Dips Eternity, and Hope is the Thing with Feathers . Recommended Level: LS (Lower Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LS, Death--Poetry, Nature--Poetry, Poetry--American
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by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919
texts
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favorite 1
comment 0
The story of Dorothy, a young girl from Kansas that is thrown into the magical land of Oz, a world filled with witches, munchkins, scarecrows, tin men and other creatures. But all Dorothy really wants is to make it back home to Kansas. Suggested Reading Level: LP (Lower Primary) OR UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Oz (Imaginary place) -- Fiction., Fantasy fiction, LIT.LP, LIT.UP, Wizards -- Juvenile...
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texts
eye 1,080
favorite 1
comment 0
Learn more about the life of Samuel Clements aka Mark Twain, the American author that penned Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn .  Suggested Level: LS (Lower Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LS, LS, Non-fiction, Autobiographies, Authors, American--18h century--Biography
A Somali short story in English. 
Topics: LIT, Somali, Short Stories
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by Huxley, Aldous (1894-1963)
texts
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favorite 4
comment 0
A science-fiction, distopian look at a globalized future in which every aspect of people's lives are controlled by a singular, centralized government. Suggested Level: LS (Lower Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LS, Dystopias--Fiction, Government centralization--literature, Globalization--literature,...
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by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888
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The story of four sisters: Meg the prettiest, Amy the pickiest, Jo the most outspoken and Beth the most timid. Their journey towards becoming women in their own right begins when Jo decides to befriend the lonely grandson of the fearful hermit that lives next door. Along the way, the girls learn about, life, love, friendship and the bond of sisterhood. Suggested Reading Level: LS (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, New England -- Social life and customs -- Fiction, March family (Fictitious characters) --...
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by Sewell, Anna, 1820-1878
texts
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A story told through the unique point of view of Black Beauty, a horse with a spirit like no other. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary).
Topics: Horses - Juvenile Fiction, LIT, LIT.UP, C3, Animal welfare -- Juvenile fiction., Chapter Books...
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by Johann David Wyss
texts
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A Swiss family is shipwrecked in the East Indies and must survive on their own for several years.   Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: Adventure fiction, Family--Fiction, Juvenile Fiction, Survival, C3, LIT, LIT.UP, UP, Chapter Books...
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by Sendak, Maurice
movies
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The story of Max, a rambunctious boy that one day finds himself in a world of "wild things," gigantic creatures that make him their king.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, C3, Fantasy, Monsters--Fiction, LP, Picture Books (Long), Video
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by Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593
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Doctor Faustus is a dramatic interpretation of the Faust myth in which a man trades his soul in exchange for information and power.  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.US, Power--Drama, Knowledge--Drama, Devil--Drama, Soul--Drama, Drama (Short), Fiction, US
The story of a puppet that wants to be a real boy.  Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary) *To access the audio book, click on HTTPS and download the libravox.zip file.
Topics: LIT, LIT.UP, Puppets--Fiction, Lies--Juvenile fiction, C3, Chapter Books (Short), Audiobooks, UP,...
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by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832
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The story of a man seduced into a deal with the Devil. Faust sells his soul and must reap the consequences of his actions. Recommended Reading Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: Faust (Legendary character)--Drama, Devil--Drama, Hell--Biblical teaching--Drama, LIT, LIT.US,...
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by Whitney, David (Ed.)
texts
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A collection of nursery rhymes from around the world. Perfect for beginner readers or reading aloud. Suggested Level: EE (Early Education)
Topics: LIT, LIT.EE, Nursery rhymes--Literary collections, C3
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by Howard Pyle
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Robin Hood and his band of merry men steal from the rich, give to the poor, and go on all sorts of adventures. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: C3, Adventure Stories, Juvenile Fiction, Children's Classics, LIT, LIT.UP, UP, Fiction, Chapter...
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Mary Robinson was a poet, activist and actress during the English Georgian Era. She is most well known for her role as Perdita in The Winter's Tale and for being the very public mistress of King George IV. However, she wasn't just a pretty face. She continually proved herself as an activist for feminist rights and equality. The following is a collection of her poetry, which is mostly classified as Romantic. As she said herself in her memoirs, "Every event of my life has more or less been...
Topics: Romanticism, Romanticism--England, LIT, LIT.LS, Secularism--Poetry, Georgian poetry,...
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by Burnett, Frances Hodgson
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The story of Mary, a young child who is sent to live with her shut-in uncle who holds the key to a secret that he has kept locked away for years. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Orphans--Fiction, Yorkshire (England)--Juvenile fiction, Gardens--Fiction, LIT.UP, People with...
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A collection of fairy tales by famous children's author Hans Christian Andersen.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary) *To access the audio book, click on HTTPS and download the libravox.zip file.
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, Fairy tales, C3, LP, Fairy Tales, Chapter Books (Short), Fiction, Audiobooks
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by Crownberry, Ethan
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A story about being content with what you have.  Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, LP, C3, Picture Books, Wishes--Juvenile fiction, Star--Juvenile fiction,...
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by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898
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Alice falls through a mirror into a land of Red Queens and White Knights, where everything is upside-down and she must put things right. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Wonderland (Carroll)--Fiction, Alice (Fictitious character : Carroll)--Fiction, LIT.UP,...
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A man creates a creature and abandons him for being ugly and thinking him 'evil'. But is the creature evil by nature or did the world make him that way? This is a beautiful work of fiction that questions the very nature of creation, humanity and the human soul. Suggested Reading Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, Life--Moral and ethical aspects--Fiction, Science Fiction, England, Creation--Biblical...
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The story of two people: one rich and one poor, both plagued by their differing problems. They decide to switch places, but soon find out that nobody is free of issues and worries.  Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary) *To access the audio book, click on HTTPS and download the libravox.zip file. 
Topics: LIT, LIT.UP, Trading places--Fiction, Classism, C3, UP, Fiction, Audiobooks, Chapter Books (Long)
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by Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914
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An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge is an American short story that takes place during the American Civil War. The main character, Peyton Farquhar, is caught trying to demolish the bridge. The sentence is death by hanging. Standing on the edge of the bridge, he thinks about life, love and his eminent escape.  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIS.US, American Civil War, 1861-1865, Hanging (Executions)--1880-1890, Short Stories
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by Irving, Washington, 1783-1859
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a famous American short story Ichabod Crane, a skeptical schoolteacher who moves to the small glen of Sleepy Hollow. He quickly finds love in the form of Katrina Van Tassle, the daughter of a wealthy farmer. But things in Sleepy Hollow aren't all that they seem. The townspeople live in dread a phantom spectre called The Headless Horseman, about which very little is known. Will Ichabod be able to overcome superstition and the supernatural and marry the girl of his...
Topics: LIT, LIT.LS, Ghosts--Fiction, Horror classics, Headless Horseman (Fictitious character), Sleepy...
A somali storybook in English. 
Topics: LIT, Short Stories, Somali
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by Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855
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Jane Eyre is a Gothic novel by Charlotte Bronte. It is considered to be one of the most important proto-feminist (proto meaning before) works to date, exploring the consciousness of the title character as she grows from an unwanted child to an indispensable governess in the house of the mysterious and brooding Mr. Rochester.  Suggested Level: US (Upper Secondary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.US, Classism--England, Gothic literature--Great Britain, Orphans--Literature, US, Fiction,...
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by London, Jack, 1876-1916
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The story of Buck, a sled dog, and his troubles fitting in with society. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Sled dogs -- Fiction, Animal welfare -- Fiction, Klondike River Valley (Yukon) -- Fiction,...
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by Potter, Beatrix
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From the author of The Tale of Peter Rabbit , comes the story of his cousin Benjamin in this video narrated by Tim Bulkeley. Suggested Level: LP (Lower Primary)
Topics: Rabbits -- Juvenile films, LIT, LIT.LP, C3
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by Voltaire
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Synopsis: Voltaire publie en 1759 Candide, un conte philosophique allègre et critique. Pour avoir embrassé l'appétissante Cunégonde, le jeune Candide est chassé du château du baron de Thunder-ten-tronckh à coups de pied dans le derrière. Commence alors pour lui un grand voyage qui lui fait découvrir les horreurs du monde. (Witty and caustic, Candide has ranked as one of the world's great satires since its first publication in 1759. In the story of the trials and travails of the...
Topics: French literature--18th century, LIT.US, US, Fiction, Chapter Books (Long)
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by London, Jack, 1876-1916
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The story of a man out in the wilderness and the wolf that slowly becomes his best friend. Suggested Reading Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, Wolfdogs--Fiction, Survival -- Juvenile fiction., Canada, Northern--Fiction, LIT.UP, C3,...
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by Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932
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The story of Mole, Rat, Badger, and Toad, who live on a peaceful riverbank. Recommended Reading Level: LP (Lower Primary) OR UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: LIT, LIT.LP, LIT.UP, Animals--Fiction, Country life--England--Fiction, River life--Fiction, Country...
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by Lucy Maud Montgomery
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In the sequel to the classic Anne of Green Gables , sixteen-year-old Anne begins her career as a schoolteacher, meets newly arrived orphans at Green Gables, and continues to run into the handsome Gilbert Blythe. Suggested Level: UP (Upper Primary)
Topics: C3, LIT.UP, Juvenile Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, Coming Of Age--Fiction, UP, LIT, Fiction,...